Academic Lectures and Discussions

HDS Berggruen Fellow Professor Anna Sun

Video: The Logic of Prayer in Contemporary China

April 19, 2017

Dr. Anna Sun, HDS Berggruen Fellow and Associate Professor of Sociology and Asian Studies at Kenyon College gives a lecture based on her research project for the year, “The Logic of Prayer in Contemporary China.”

HDS Hollis Professor of Divinity Emeritus Harvey Cox.

Video: The Market As God

April 18, 2017

On April 18, Harvey Cox, HDS Hollis Professor of Divinity Emeritus, discussed his recent publication, The Market as God, at the Center for the Study of World Religions.

Ann Sun

Resurfacing Religion in Contemporary China

April 18, 2017

Anna Sun, Associate Professor of Sociology and Asian Studies at Kenyon College, is Harvard Divinity School’s second Berggruen Fellow. Her research focuses on the revival of Confucianism as a religion in contemporary China. She also works on larger conceptual and methodological issues in the study of Chinese religions, as well as the relationship between religion and politics.… Read more about Resurfacing Religion in Contemporary China

2017 Stendahl Symposium

Video: 2017 Stendahl Symposium

April 4, 2017

The 2017 Stendahl Symposium honored student papers on the theme of “Resisting Hegemonies: Understanding Multiplicity in a World of Difference.”

Prison

At HDS, 'Moral Outrage' and Mass Incarceration

March 29, 2017

During a panel event at the Divinity School, experts in criminal justice policy discussed the racial, moral, and ethical implications of mass incarceration in the United States.

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